GBSD Database Architect/Principal Database Architect - (Roy, UT)
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: May 24, 2020
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Northrop Grumman's Enterprise Services organization is seeking a
Database Architect for its Roy, Utah location. This position can be
hired at a Database Architect or a Principal Database Architect
level, depending upon years of experience and education.
The selected candidate will be expected to design, model, document,
and guide the logical and conceptual relationship of data and
database changes for complex applications. He/she will analyze
needs and requirements of existing and proposed systems, and
develop technical, structural, and organizational
The selected DBA will provide SQL Server and/or Oracle database
support for business application systems. This individual will
apply and develop technical solutions to complex problems which
require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work is
performed without appreciable direction and exercises considerable
latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.
Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long-term perspective,
for desired results.
Additionally, the DBA may create standards and/or do modeling to
monitor and enhance capacity and performance.
Primary duties include:
--- Perform database maintenance tasks to support application
changes and ensure integrity and efficient performance of the
databases. (Typical maintenance tasks include backup, recovery,
migration, space management, structural changes, and performance
--- Participate in the research and resolution of database
--- Research and install DBMS software packages.
--- Document and improve work processes.
--- Provide thorough coordination with customers, application
developers, customers, and other IT groups.
Analytical tasks include but are not limited to:
--- Implement and maintain smooth operation and physical design of
--- Conduct performance tuning of indexes and databases in
--- Review database design and integration of systems, provide
backup recovery and make recommendation regarding enhancements
--- Maintain security and integrity controls.
--- Formulate policies, procedures, and standards relating to
database management, and monitor transaction activity and
--- Develop stored procedures and/or triggers
--- Database Architect Level (Lvl. 2) - 2 years of relevant IT
experience with a Bachelor's degree; 0 years of relevant experience
required with a Master's degree
--- Principal Level - 5 years of relevant IT experience with a
Bachelor's degree; 3 years of relevant experience with a Master's
--- Proven experience as an Oracle and SQL Server Database
--- Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance
--- Preferred degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or
Mathematics (STEM) disciplines
--- Familiarity with Cloud Based Technology
--- AWS Certification is a plus
--- SQL Server 2012 or higher
--- Oracle 12 experience/knowledge or higher
--- 5 years of relevant IT Database experience
--- Security+ certification is a plus
- Active DoD Secret Security Clearance with Background
Investigation no older than 5 years is preferred
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse
workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color,
religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital
status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any
other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency
statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S.
Citizenship is required for most positions.
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